Are you ready to trek and explore yet another place in Western Ghats?
About the place:
Vaithalmala or Paithalmala is a hill station in the Kannur district of Kerala in India. Located near Pottenplave village, at a height of 1372 m above sea level, this is the highest geographic peak in Kannur. It is located at 40 km from Taliparamba and 65 km from Kannur. Nestled in the Kerala Karnataka border near to Kodagu forests, it lies in the Western Ghats. It has become a favourite spot for the nature enthusiasts, photographers, trekkers and leisurely visitors.
Monsoon (June to October) trekking to Vaithalmala is a photographer's delight as the mist blankets the hills and forest. One can indulge into the lush greenery amidst the showers throughout the day, especially in July.
Terrain: Forest, Grasslands, Riverbed, Sloppy, Steep, Streams
Nearest Town: Kannur/Virajpet
Event Dates: Aug 11,12
Duration of the event: Two Days
Grade: EASY/MODERATE/HIGH: Moderate
Total distance: 15 kms
Team size: 12/20
Food (if need to carry): Taken care
Approx. Expenses: 3000
Who can join this trek:
Anyone who is fit for two day trek has positive attitude and willpower to overcome the unexpected encounters and help team moving forward.
Person who is a team player, not looking for luxury trip.
Any one who likes monsoon trek and enjoys leech bites.
Advance: Trek participation should be confirmed by paying the amount in advance to below account. All cost's will be shared equally among all and the balance if any will be settled by the end of the event. Please don't forget to write your NAME & the NAME OF THE TREK in the description when you make an Online Payment. Shared cost will be mailed to you after event.
Account Holder's Name: Aman Mahajan
Bank Name: HDFC Bank
Account Number: 18521610041494
IFSC Code: HDFC0001852
UPI Id: aman.mahajan26@okhdfcbank
Terms and Conditions:
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1. BTC is not a service provider but a voluntary organization and everyone is expected to indulge in whatever tasks that arrive during the event.
2. BTC treks are full of adventures, such as indulge in Navigation, Map reading,Trial finding, Camp setting, Cooking,Building camp fire, etc.
One Day for trekking and another day for exploring places nearby. Detailed itinerary will be shared with shortlisted participants only.
LAST DATE OF REGISTRATION: Till seats lasts OR Aug 8, 2018.
Please register yourself for the trek here: Registration_Link
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Aman and Kamal